Guide to setting up a market on Council land
This guide is designed to help you through the market application process.
This guide will assist you in identifying suitable sites for a market.
It will also assist in obtaining consent to use the site, including development consent, and ensure the market meets legislative requirements.
Which markets don’t follow the steps outlined in this guide?
- The markets policy and guide don’t apply to temporary markets on Council land.
- Temporary markets are markets that operate on up to 12 occasions in their first 12 months of operation.
- Our event guidelines, intended for one-off and temporary events, apply to temporary markets.
- Land owner consent and development consent must be obtained for markets that are not on Council land. The markets policy and guide don’t apply to those markets.